Pastureland rental rates

Pasture average increased from $26 in 2014 to $28 per acre in 2015 to $30 in 2016 and 2017.

 

Pastureland rental rates by Minnesota county and region

County or region 2017 2016 2014 2013 2012
Becker 22 19 16.5 16.5 12.5
Clay 20.5 18 NA 25.5 NA
Clearwater 12.5 12 12 11.5 12.5
Kittson 10.5 11.5 13.5 10 NA
Mahnomen 12.5 13 NA NA 25
Marshall 29 NA NA NA NA
Norman NA 20.5 NA NA NA
Pennington NA NA 20 20.5 16
Polk 13 19 19 19.5 14
Red Lake NA 22.5 16.5 NA NA
Roseau 15 13 14.5 15 16.5
NORTHWEST 17 16 16 16.5 18.5
Beltrami 13.5 12.5 NA 10 11.5
Cass 9 13 NA 16.5 16.5
Hubbard 12 9.2 NA 8.1 9.4
Itasca NA 9.3 NA NA NA
Koochiching NA NA NA 9 NA
Lake of the Woods 6 NA NA NA NA
NORTH CENTRAL 12.5 13 NA 14 14
Cook NA NA NA NA NA
Lake NA NA NA NA NA
St Louis 9 6.9 NA NA NA
NORTHEAST 9 6.9 NA 10 NA
Big Stone 28.5 29 38 42.5 NA
Chippewa 25.5 27 37.5 37.5 NA
Douglas 20 16 NA NA NA
Grant NA NA NA NA 22.5
Lac Qui Parle 71 64.5 48.5 38.5 42.5
Otter Tail 14 13.5 18 18.5 16
Pope 43.5 30.5 24.5 27.5 27.5
Stevens 50 NA 32.5 NA 23.5
Swift 55 60.5 54.5 37.5 28
Traverse 30 36.5 31 28 22.5
Wilkin NA NA NA NA NA
Yellow Medicine NA NA NA 45 33
WEST CENTRAL 42.5 43 35 31.5 28.5
Benton 22 19.5 24 17 17
Carver NA NA 50.5 NA NA
Kandiyohi 36.5 46.5 NA 35 42.5
McLeod NA 37 NA 40 NA
Meeker NA NA NA NA NA
Morrison 20 14 17 17 12.5
Renville NA NA NA 23 NA
Scott NA 41.5 NA NA 40
Sherburne NA 28.5 25.5 20 NA
Sibley NA 25.5 NA NA NA
Stearns 37 51 18 35 17
Todd 23 27.5 19 26 17
Wadena 12 23 9.5 NA NA
Wright 35 NA 21 32 17
CENTRAL 27 28 17 23 15
Aitkin 14.5 10 12 NA NA
Anoka NA NA NA NA NA
Carlton 6 5.4 8.6 13 9.4
Chisago 19 23 18 30 NA
Crow Wing 16 13 13.5 10 12
Hennepin NA NA NA 30 18
Isanti 12.5 11 12.5 12 NA
Kanabec 16.5 21 18.5 13 7.3
Mille Lacs 19.5 15.5 19.5 20 NA
Pine 15 10 14 14 11.5
Washington 32 28 35 38 NA
EAST CENTRAL 15.5 12.5 14.5 15.5 12
Cottonwood 49.5 30 NA NA
Jackson 41 44 42 NA 37
Lincoln 46 54 47.5 48 50
Lyon 41 43.5 52 52.5 NA
Murray 51 58 48 53 58
Nobles 60 57.5 44 NA NA
Pipestone 51.5 50 46 46 48
Redwood 48 NA 31.5 NA NA
Rock 61 74.5 58.5 61 51
SOUTHWEST 51 51.5 46 51.5 49
MINNESOTA 30 30 26 28 24.5

David Bau, Extension educator

Reviewed in 2017

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